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27-February-2017
27-February-2017
Photographs supplied by Sandra Brown

The marble tablet  was erected in memory of Alured Tasker Faunce, a senior magistrate in the Queanbeyan District, who collapsed and died during a cricket match in 1856. 

 

 

 

Location

Address:39 Rutledge Street (Cnr Church Lane), Christ Church Anglican, Queanbeyan, 2620
State:NSW
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -35.354918
Long: 149.237382
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Government - Colonial

Dedication

Front Inscription

         Sacred To The Memory Of 
ALURED TASKER FAUNCE, ESQUIRE
               Formerly
Captain Of Her Majesty`s 4th Or King`s Own Regiment,
And For Nearly Twenty Years
Senior Magistrate Of This District,
Who Died Suddenly On The 26th April 1856
            Aged 47 Years.

This Tablet Is Erected By The Inhabitants Of
    Queanbeyan And Its Vicinity,
As A Mark Of The Respect And Esteem In Which He Was Held
In The Community
Amongst Whom He So Long Resided.

Source: MA
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